Billionaire Bloggers


If you were worth billions would you spend your time hunched over a laptop warmed by the glow of a LCD monitor? Probably not, unless you could bring a laptop to the beach, right? Some billionaires feel differently and they’ve taken to the Internet to let the world know what they think, feel, etc. through blogs.

Forbes slapped together a list, see if any of these people are in your RSS reader.

  • Sergey Brin: Google co-founder keeps a rather personal blog at
  • Mark Cuban: Loudmouth  provocateur and Dallas Mavericks owner pens his thoughts at
  • Carl Icahn: How do you describe Icahn at this point? Corporate raider? Yahoo agitator? His blog is
  • Khalaf Al Habtoor: Dubai business man lets the rest of us know what he thinks at
  • John Willard “Bill” Marriott: The proper way to make a bed can be found at
  • Pierre Omidyar: The Ebay-founder pontificates at
  • T. Boone Pickens: Propaganda for the Pickens Plan (which in spite of watching him on t.v. via Meet the Press, CNBC and his ads, we still don’t understand) can be found at
  • Mikhail Prokhorov: He’s not one of the big Russian money losers. And, he’s rather dignified about it. His blog doesn’t have a link to our post.
  • J.K. Rowling: Harry Potter’s creater shines a light on the world at
  • Donald Trump: Just what the Donald needs, another outlet to talk about himself:
  • Oprah Winfrey: OPRAH!
  • Jerry Yang: A lot of tech blogs are dying to figure out who the new Yahoo CEO will be. Yang should scoop them all at his own blog,
  • Mark Zuckerberg: “Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected…” zzzzzzz